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Re: Bug maintenance
- From: Andrew Pinski <pinskia at gmail dot com>
- To: David Wohlferd <dw at limegreensocks dot com>
- Cc: "gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org" <gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org>
- Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:23:05 -0700
- Subject: Re: Bug maintenance
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- References: <f6229fa4-9877-f6fc-fc4e-bd011e1720cd at LimeGreenSocks dot com>
On Thu, Apr 28, 2016 at 12:35 AM, David Wohlferd <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> As part of the work I've done on inline asm, I've been looking thru the bugs
> for it. There appear to be a number that have been fixed or overtaken by
> events over the years, but the bug is still open.
> Is closing some of these old bugs of any value?
Yes it is. In fact this is how I got my start into GCC.
> If so, how do I pursue this?
If you go through the bug reports and have a low rate of false
positives, I (and others) can get you permission to change the bug
reports (I started out with a bug report only account too).